In view of their high trade and economic capacities, Iran and Turkmenistan are capable of raising the level of transactions with each other at a rapid pace if their governments agree on certain issues.
Iranian Arts Exhibition will open on border city of Merv with Turkmenistan on December 14 to present handicrafts in various fields of art. Preparatory works for the exhibit were done by Iranian Cultural Attache to Ashgabat, Turkmenistan.
Iranian publishers had a strong presence at the XIII International Book Fair and Scientific Conference of Printed Products in Turkmenistan where they were selected as the best foreign participant of the event.
An Iranian economic delegation, led by Minister of Roads and Urban Development Mohammad Eslami, arrived in Turkmenistan’s capital Ashgabat on Tuesday for participating in the meeting of the Iran-Turkmenistan Commission of Economic Cooperation.
Turkmenistan’s Ambassador to Tehran Ahmed Gurbanov voiced his country’s dissatisfaction with curbs in commercial ties with Iran, and said Ashgabat is determined to restore strength to its economic ties with Iran.
Culture is considered the thoroughfare between Iran and Turkmenistan, through which bilateral ties will be developed, Iran’s Culture Minister Abbas Salehi said in a meeting with his Turkmen counterpart Atagely Shamuradov on Monday.